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Report: Surge In New Funds And Policies To Address Early Childhood Emotional Problems

In a marked sea change in social welfare policy, a sudden new surge of funds and programs will be used to address behavioral and emotional problems among New York City’s youngest children, according to a new report from The New School’s Center for New York City Affairs (CNYCA).

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Noam Chomsky Talks U.s. Foreign Policy At The New School

The Schools of Public Engagement at The New School and Haymarket Books welcome internationally renowned intellectual, linguist, and political activist Noam Chomsky in a discussion on U.S. foreign policy.

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The New School’s Humanities Action Lab Awarded $150,000 Grant By Whiting Foundation

The Whiting Foundation has announced a $150,000 grant to The New School’s Humanities Action Lab (HAL), an interdisciplinary hub that brings together 20 universities from across the country with global partners and community organizations to foster public engagement on urgent social problems.

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Kristin Morse Named New Director Of Center For New York City Affairs At The New School

The Center for New York City Affairs, an applied policy institute housed within The New School’s Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy, announces Kristin Morse as its new director.

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Symposium to Explore the Life And Work of New York Activist-Poet Grace Paley

The MFA Creative Writing Program at The New School for Public Engagement and the Gender Studies Program at The New School present a symposium on the life and work of legendary New York activist, poet, short story writer and feminist Grace Paley on Thursday, April 9, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. and Friday, April 10, 1-5 p.m.

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Food Culture Of New York City To Be Explored In Conference Featuring Influential Critic Mimi Sheraton

Restaurateurs, writers,food critics and activists will convene at The New School to discuss New York City’s culinary culture at “Gotham on a Plate: Food and NYC” on Friday, April 10, 9:30 am to 6:00 pm and Saturday, April 11, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm at 66 West 12th Street.

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The New School Hosts 2015 National Book Critics Circle Awards And Reading

Finalists in the National Book Critics Circle (NBCC) will descend on The New School to read from their works and take part in an award ceremony honoring the best books of 2014 on Wednesday, March 11 (reading) and Thursday, March 12 (award ceremony) at The Auditorium at 66 West 12th Street.

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The New School Unveils Comprehensive Climate Action Plan

The New School begins 2015 by announcing the foundations of a comprehensive climate action plan for its community to address climate change. To launch this new initiative, The New School’s Board of Trustees approved a motion in late 2014 to divest from all fossil fuels. It is the second largest university in the world to do […]

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The New School Public Programming: Writing

The New School presents its 2015 spring semester public programming in writing and literature. Since its founding in 1919, The New School has been one of New York City’s best-known sites for readings, author interviews, and literature events with leading authors and thinkers.

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